Barbara is a cultural communications enthusiast with extensive experience in developing and showcasing cultural brands. Previously she was responsible for events and communications at the Hungarian Cultural Centre in London. In her latest role she worked for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) at the British Embassy in Budapest where she managed the UK’s brand perception as well as the Ambassador’s social and digital media presence winning several awards. Barbara also initiated and led a highly successful British classical music month in Hungary showcasing works by British composers. She was selected for the FCO’s Emerging Leaders Programme and has been volunteering to mentor young adults in a leadership programme for over three years. Barbara has a master’s degree in International Relations and Diplomacy from Corvinus University of Budapest and enjoys hiking, running, and singing.